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The East Cobb Business Association seeks to transform East Cobb

by developing business leaders through Networking and Education with an emphasis on Community.

  • Network with Business and Community Leaders
  • Business Education and Development
  • Community Involvement

Grow with East Cobb Business Association
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Our Monthly Business Luncheon has moved to Olde Towne Athletic Club.

Starting in 2018
ECBA Monthly Business Luncheon 
3rd Tuesday of Every Month

Arrive at 11:00AM for Open Networking

Luncheon Program Begins at 11:30PM and Concludes at 1:00PM

Olde Towne Athletic Club
4950 Olde Towne Parkway
Marietta, GA 30068

$20.00 for ECBA Members who register in advance
$25.00 for Non-members

$30.00 for Everyone at the Door, if you did not register in advance.

Please Register In Advance so we can Give Olde Towne a head count.

March Luncheon Speaker


Sharon Mason
CEO and President 
Cobb Chamber of Commerce

Sharon Mason was named President & CEO of the Cobb Chamber in January 2018. Mason has 15 years of chamber experience, including the past decade at the Cobb Chamber. She has held varying leadership positions of increasing importance. During Mason’s career, she has increased engagement among Chamber members and recently led the organization’s 5-year strategic planning process while increasing membership. As part of the leadership team, Mason helped to raise more than $3 million for Cobb’s Competitive EDGE, the first comprehensive community and economic development strategy for job creation in Cobb County. Since its inception in 2012, the EDGE program has led to more than 22,000 new jobs and $2.5 billion in new private investments in Cobb County.



March Luncheon Sponsors

Jim Harris, MRFC
ECBA President

Private Wealth Manager
Money Concepts Wealth Management
Jim Harris, MRFC® is a Private Wealth Manager here in East Cobb and has served as the GA Regional Director for Money Concepts Wealth Management & Financial Planning since 2004.  Jim’s independent practice has grown into one of the elite wealth management firms in Georgia by focusing on holistic financial planning & delivering comprehensive wealth management services. 

He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Florida Southern College in 1984.  Jim is a member of the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants with his Master RFC® Professional Designation.  He is also a Qualified Instructor of the Financial Planning Curriculum necessary for Financial Advisors to earn their RFC® Designation. 

Jim has over 30 years of successful experience in Financial Services assisting individuals, families & business owners achieve their vision of financial success. As a Private Wealth Manager, Jim helps his clients minimize their risk and increase their returns in terms of saving, investing and managing their wealth. In addition to providing sound financial planning solutions, Jim specializes in managing customized investment portfolios because no two clients have the same financial challenges, needs or goals.
"Experience, Knowledge and Wisdom"

Bob Cooke
East Cobb Travel, LLC

East Cobb Travel, LLC, is a full service travel company.
    Bob specializes in deluxe cruises and worldwide tours, including the USA, Canada and Mexico, as well as international cruises and tours to Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and South America
Bob’s travel expertise is the result of years in the travel and tourism industry since 1968.
He is a graduate of University of Hawaii Travel Industry Marketing School. He began his career at Pan American World Airways in Honolulu in their management training program. In 1973 he moved to Chicago with Hawaiian Airlines as sales manager for 14 states. As a Hawaiian resident, it took several years for him to get acclimated to the winter weather. Over 7 years, he was named salesman of the year several times and was promoted to the Southeast (Atlanta) Hawaiian Regional Sales Manager in 1981.
In 1990 Bob formed his own company representing travel and tourism companies in the Southeast, including Opry land USA, Prince Hotels of Hawaii and Alaska, LACSA Airlines of Costa Rica, Kiwi Airlines, Keystone Resorts of Colorado and other tour wholesalers.In 1997, he sold his company and joined Airlines Reporting Corporation of Washington DC as Auditor and Fraud Investigator for the Southeast USA.He interviewed individuals interested in opening travel agencies and investigated financial difficulties within travel agencies.In 2008, Bob retired to a simpler life, working part-time for Airlines Reporting Corporation. In 2013, he opened East Cobb Travel, LLC. His goal is to create a customized vacation experience for each client, with none of the hassle or effort. It is his goal that clients will experience a real vacation, not a trip.

Community Outreach 

We hope you will join us supporting
Brumby Elementary

Crazy Socks and Shake Your Shamrocks 5K

March 10th. 8:00AM

The Race is a Peachtree Roadrace qualifier timed by racetime
All proceeds benefits Brumby Elementary and East Cobb Middle School.

East Cobb Middle School Campus
Visit website to register to race and more information

Sponsorship Opportunities
Download form here for Sponsorship Opportunities.

Brumby Elementary
Career Day

March 30
8:15 - 1:00PM

This is a wonderful way to be involved in the community and to help educate our students with "real life" individuals, who can explain what different jobs are all about.

Contact Ann Germany
Email Ann

Last Year we visited Brumby
The video below shows Kay Hall reading to the students.

Thank You to our 2018 Yearly Sponsors




ECBA Community Outreach: Celebrating Read Across America at Brumby Elementary School from Trenton Carson Productions, LLC on Vimeo.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018         Business Open House Social & After Hours Networking Event

Business Open House Social & After Hours Networking Event

Tuesday April 24th

5:30PM to 7:30PM

Free Food and Drinks

Hosted by:

Jim Harris, RFC

Please RSVP

2985 Gordy Parkway
Marietta, GA 30066

2018 Snapshot Calendar of Events



Business Luncheon

March 20, 2018

Olde Towne Athletic Club
11:00AM Networking Begins
11:30 to 1:00PM Program

After Hours Networking
Open House Social

April 24, 2018
5:30 - 7:30PM
Money Concepts
2985 Gordy Parkway
Marietta, GA  30066
Weekly Networking
East Cobb Open Networking

 Every Friday
 J. Christopher's
7:30AM to 8:30AM

ECBA Lunch & Learn

June 5, 2018

Sewell Mill Library
Community Room
2051 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30068
11:30AM to 1:00PM

ECBA Community Breakfast


May 22,

J. Christopher's
7:30AM to 8:30AM
East Lake

ECBA Business Expo

October 2,

Old Towne Athletic Club
4:30PM to 7:30PM

Holiday Celebration
Annual Party
December 4, 2018

WellStar East Cobb
Health Park

5:00PM to 7:00PM

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The East Cobb Business Association seeks to transform East Cobb by developing business leaders through Networking and Education with an emphasis on Community.
  • Network with Business and Community Leaders
  • Business Education and Development
  • Community Involvement